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Chuck Kralik

Marketing Best Practices

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Hey, everyone! I've just published my first Christian children's book, "Finished: A Fictional Story With Heavenly Truth". I thought I'd open things up for other writers to share their best practices when it comes to marketing a book. What is one piece of advice you'd share with a new author? Ready, go...

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4 hours ago, lynnmosher said:

Do you have a website? Are you connected to social media? Check out Bookbub. Email list. Book reviewers. Gather a launch team. Be a guest on blogs. And others I can't thin of right now.

 

Here's an articleAnd another. And another. :D

Thanks so much, Lynn! I'll check out the suggested articles. I appreciate all of your help. I'm mostly selling books to family and friends right now, but would like to expand that. 

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32 minutes ago, suspensewriter said:

Lynn is giving you good advice, Chuck.  In addition to that, though, you might try a YouTube announcement.

Thanks, SW! I thought about something like that. When our church wasn't meeting due to the pandemic, I was recording messages and putting them on YouTube. I've thought about doing something like that with my book. I always appreciate your support and encouragement!

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4 hours ago, carolinamtne said:

Not having done so ...

 

But this is a good idea.

Thanks for responding. I've got some ideas, but am looking to others for additional insight. Let me know if you come up with something. Be blessed!

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I got several book bloggers who review books in my genre to read mine and post reviews on their websites, plus Amazon, etc. This seems to be a good way to get exposure for a new book.

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19 minutes ago, Zee said:

I got several book bloggers who review books in my genre to read mine and post reviews on their websites, plus Amazon, etc. This seems to be a good way to get exposure for a new book.

Thanks, Zee! I appreciate the suggestions!

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